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Historic Hotel Condon

202 South Main Street

Condon, OR 97823

Phone: (541) 384-4624



Built in 1920, the Historic Hotel Condon combines classic charm with modern amenities in a peaceful, small town setting.  Surrounded by picturesque, big sky western scenery, the area offers abundant wildlife viewing and recreational opportunities, pioneer museums and ghost towns. Spend the day exploring the renowned John Day Fossil Beds National Monument and return to relax and join us for wine and hors d’oeuvres in our elegant, old world lobby.

Wilson Ranches Retreat: Bed & Breakfast

1655 Butte Creek Rd.

Fossil, OR 97830

Phone: (541) 763-2227



Pioneer hospitality and an Oregon horse ranch vacation near John Day Oregon await you at Wilson Ranches Retreat Bed & Breakfast.  Immerse yourself in a peaceful ranch environment rich in history and love on a 9,000 acre working cattle and hay ranch in the beautiful Butte Creek Valley, three miles West of the small town of Fossil, Oregon.

Relax and rejuvenate in the pristine ranch style guest rooms.  Stunning sunsets, brilliant star-studded nights and the diverse flora and fauna of Fossil, Oregon will captivate you.


At our Oregon guest ranch, lifetime memories are created on scenic horseback rides, cattle drives, hiking and ranch tours in a geologically and historically rich area with a magnificent view of the Cascade Mountain Range.


Wilson Ranches Retreat is an exceptional place to headquarter while you explore the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument where you will discover the richest find of prehistoric fossils in the world.  Wheeler County, Oregon is a spectacular destination for rafting and world-class bass fishing on the John Day River. Fossil, Oregon is truly an untouched part of Eastern Oregon history.


216 N. Washington St.

202 S. Main St.


105 W. First St.

38686 Hwy-19

1655 Butte Creek Rd.



607 Willow St. Hwy-19

708 Willow St. Hwy-19

100 River Bend


104 E. Main St.


780 Hwy 402


45457 D.C. Lane


110 Franklin St.


715 Armsworthy St.

























(541) 384-2181

(541) 384-4624


(541) 763-4075

(541) 468-3331

(541) 763-2227



(541) 468-2001

(541) 468-2053

(541) 468-2127


(541) 462-3027


(541) 934-2242


(541) 934-2333


(541) 987-2124


(503) 341-4450

Oregon Paleo Lands  
Institute Center

2024 Summer Hours

Thursday - Sunday 


*we will be closed

one hour for lunch

Want to Volunteer?

The Paleo Lands Center invites you, to meet the public and school groups at our educational hub of the John Day Basin. Volunteers can serve as Board Members, Advisors, Center helpers and docents and help share exciting natural history exhibits, brochures, and books with visitors and schools.
Please Contact the Center at

541-763-4480 or for details


Road and Weather Conditions


*Please call or email if you would like to schedule your school group for a visit during the week. Thank you!


Contact Information

333 West Fourth Street

Post Office Box 104

Fossil, OR 97830
Phone: (541) 763-4480




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